2019 general elections

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Achhe Din, Amit Shah, Narendra Modi, 2019 general elections

Why BJP may struggle to find a slogan to enter 2019 electoral battle

Promises made in the run-up to 2014 general elections remain unfulfilled.

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By-poll results, Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi, Opposition unity

How 'Opposition unity' can easily backfire on Congress and strengthen BJP

The party is only focused on defeating Modi, even at the cost of bolstering regional players.

POLITICS

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Mayawati, Sharad Pawar, By-poll results, 2019 general elections

Why NCP and Congress are reaching out to Mayawati in Maharashtra for 2019

The Bahujan Samaj Party has a sizeable presence in the Vidarbha region.

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2019 general elections, Congress, BJP, Karnataka

No, Yeddyurappa is not Vajpayee. Karnataka polls has exposed BJP

In the entire saga, Rahul Gandhi showed political maturity by delegating the work to the right people.

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Congress, BJP, 2019 general elections, Karnataka

Karnataka polls will change 2019 general elections for India

It will set a big precedent as to how the Congress and BJP fight polls from now on.

POLITICS

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2019 general elections, Hindutva, Simulacrum, Narendra Modi

How Prime Minister Narendra Modi is waging a war on reality

India is facing grave challenges in all spheres, but Right propaganda projects several holograms to keep up the morale of the cadres and the devotees.

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BJP, 2019 general elections, Andhra Pradesh, Chandrababu Naidu

Why Chandrababu Naidu is facing his fiercest political battle in 40 years for Andhra Pradesh

The chief minister is testing political waters for an alliance, minus the BJP, ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

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Sharad Pawar, Third Front, Mamata Banerjee, 2019 general elections

What's coming in the way of Opposition unity?

With 2019 general election not too far, it would be interesting to see if a consensus candidate can be found to lead the Opposition.

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BSP-SP combine, Modi government, Ambedkar, 2019 general elections

Why caste alone will not win 2019 general elections

PM Narendra Modi flaunted his EBC status before the 2014 general elections. Did this go against him?